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Engineering Specialist Control and Drives in Culpeper, VA at Continental

Date Posted: 7/15/2018

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Job Description

Control and Drives Specialist
In this role you will support HMI on CNC machines, PLC's, vision systems, robotics, Data management (OPC, databases, and reporting visualizations), visual basic. Also have responsibility for the specification, installation and launch of new equipment from a controls responsible perspective.
Core Responsibilities
• Responsible for continuous improvement of equipment to improve scrap rate, cycle time, and operational performance with current and new equipment
• The setup of preventative maintenance and spare parts will be the responsibility of the engineering specialist.
• Problem solve PLC issue
• Modify and Program PLC on the CNC machines

Basic Qualifications
• Bachelor’s degree in related engineering field or 4 + years related experience in lieu of degree
• 2 + years’ experience in controls and review Siemens PLCs
• Strong knowledge of PLC's, Human Machine interfaces (HMI), and data management.
• Strong problem solving and communication skills
• Experience in a high volume manufacturing environment
Preferred Qualification’s
• Bachelor’s degree in related engineering field

Continental is unable to sponsor a work visa for this opportunity